If you do not throw yourself into the breakers, how will you ever meet the one who frolics in the waves? 

--Zen Saying


The Auckland Zen Centre is a Buddhist community supporting authentic Zen practice and training in Auckland City, New Zealand.

 Learn to Meditate: Zen Meditation Workshops

  • Our Introductory Workshops for 2015 will be in a new two-part format. The first one is on Saturday 14 & 28 February, 2015 (mornings only). Includes detailed instructions on sitting and walking meditation, as well as establishing a daily practice at home and mindfulness in daily life.

 What's On

  • Our annual celebration of the Buddha's Enlightenment is on Tuesday 9th December (after evening meditation).

  • Save this date: Sunday evening, 22 February for our Fundraising Concert, more information and a booking form here.
  • An update from Roshi Bodhin Kjolhede on the People's Climate March in New York in September.

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